Tag: Switzerland

Worn out shoes worth 200K Swiss Francs

Roll your eyes and raised your eyebrow! While.. I jumped and raised my hands with a full smile and tears in my eyes.. YEs! this is the dream that we chased and owned and will continue to do so http://jamilamimi.com/2013/06/17/age-53-from-here-to-there-the-chase-never-ends/ Term 7 is finally done! Waiting for September to seal the degree of Bachelor of

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Weekly photo challenge: the world through your eyes

” A good snapshot keeps a moment from running away” – Eudora Welty  Since i started blogging and have a camera of my own, these are the places I have been to.. From Philippines to Saudi Arabia to Jordan, Atlanta,Boston,Seattle and to Switzerland.

MOVE OVER – American tourist in Zurich

Hence, I am flying early back home; I decided to travel a day ahead to Zurich. Travelling alone with a big luggage in tow is a hassle on train but I manage to find my seat. I put my luggage in front besides an empty seat hoping no other passenger will need to sit on

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My Switzerland Escapades 2012 -Lucerne (Luzern) part 1

Lucerne is referred to as “City of Lights”,centrally located at the heart of Europe. It was raining when I arrived with my son who will be  studying at Cesar Ritz College of Switzerland taking up BS in Culinary Arts. Lucerne is also know as the ” Tourist Capital”  of Switzerland.  The first thing that caught my

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The Swans of Lake Lucerne (Luzern)

Autumn Cheers! Raining hard when I arrived in Lucerne but it didn’t stop me from taking pictures. The Swan in the lake of Lucerne are tourist friendly. I enjoy watching them, ignoring the rain (which goes on and off ) I keep on flashing and it seems they enjoying the attention too! as if trying to impress the onlookers,

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Flowers of Lucerne (Luzern) – for you

Flowers… are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty out values all the utilities of the world – Ralph Waldo Emerson, 1844. Words have spoken …Let flowers speak for you on this special day let the world knows how happy and proud I am to be  your mother, friend and confidante. I wish you were with

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My Switzerland escapades: Zermatt-Matterhorn to Rothorn Paradise (day 6)

After visiting the campus in Brig,we decided to spend our last day in Switzerland at Zermatt village at the foot of Matterhorn and enjoy the Rothorn paradise ride. huh! waaah… wooo! ahhh! hahaha that’s me! I’m scared of heights but I am turning fifty-two, and I shall face my fear so here we gooooo…3,000 m above

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My Switzerland escapades:Cesar Ritz Colleges of Switzerland- a parent view (day4)

This is it! August 30, 2011, the reason why we’re here? To visit the prospective college Kevin is interested to join, opppps… i would say, I am more enthusiastic than him because he wanted to go to Florida, USA instead. When Kevin was in the middle school, I asked him what he wanted to be, He said with

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